Behind the Scenes with Fess Parker (television) Television show; aired on May 30, 1956. Directed by Francis D. Lyon. Walt Disney talks about trains and then introduces Fess Parker to narrate a behind-the-scenes look at the filming of The Great Locomotive Chase. Actor Jeffrey Hunter and technical adviser Wilbur Kurtz join in and Peter Ellenshaw is shown creating matte paintings. The actual filming of the chase is shown taking place near Clayton, Georgia, on the lines of the Tallulah Falls Railroad.